Janelle Ward – How to Thrive as a UX Research Manager

Janelle Ward - How to Thrive as a UX Research Manager
Janelle Ward
Founder and Principal Consultant
Janelle Ward Insights
Janelle has led UX research at digital product companies, both as a founding lead and as a manager upskilling and growing existing research teams. She has a background in psychology and digital communication and spent 15 years in academia before transitioning to the tech world.


UX Camp Winter 2023

How to Thrive as a UX Research Manager

So you want to be a UX research manager? Congratulations on this important step in your career! In this talk, we’ll look at what’s going to change when you take on a management role, how you can thrive, and what to consider before you take the plunge. We’ll cover issues specific to the UX research world, like strategies for coping with a hybrid manager/lead role, and best practices for using your user-empathy skills to help you become an empathetic people manager. By the end of this talk, I hope to leave you with some key reflections on whether a management role is the best choice for you.

Event Details
January 28, 2023
10:00 am
January 28, 2023
3:30 pm
UX Camp Winter 2023 is a 1-day mini-conference that delivers great UX content at a price that lets anyone attend, from where you are. On Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 10AM CT, from where ever you are—we’re serving up 2...
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